We were inspired to visit this cafe after reading a review in a newspaper, and were glad we did. This isn't the most scenic of Muscat's eating joints - it's in a strip mall and the view is of a car park - but the food and service more than make up for it.
We visited twice in one weekend. The breakfast menu is extensive and offers the usual eggs and other offerings, but a couple of twists including spicy eggs served scrambled and in its own heated serving dish. Both of us ordered eggs, which were perfectly cooked. We shred the greek yoghurt which was a little sweet for me but the fresh fruit juices were perfect.
Lunch is when the menu gets interesting - I tried chicken skewers and tabbouli. This was five tender and juicy chicken kebabs each marinated in different spices including tandoori. The tabboui was studded with pomegranite and the perfect accompaniment.
My sidekick had the blackboard special of beet, chicken and grain salad and reported it was tasty and fresh.
Freshly baked cakes including a creamy cherry cheesecake round out the food on offer. The only drawback was the coffee, which was a little bitter. Maybe the illy coffee machine needs a clean.
Make the effort to find this place - it offers tasty, inventive and fresh cafe staples with cheerful service.
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